• w&b2

    Thursday, November 20, 2014 ·

    Álex de la Iglesia returns to the mayhem and excess of his cinematic roots with WITCHING AND BITCHING.

    Witching and Bitching

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  • turner2

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 ·

    The artistic highlights of Turner’s career writ large on the cinema screen in flesh and blood make this a cinematic delight, writes Mark Liversidge.

    Mr Turner

  • dana

    Monday, November 17, 2014 ·

    What, who and why female Ghostbusters?

    Ghostbustresses

  • poss2

    Sunday, November 16, 2014 ·

    This inspiring and heartwarming documentary charts the recovery of much-loved musician Edwyn Collins from a double stroke in 2005.

    The Possibilities are Endless

  • graef2

    Saturday, November 15, 2014 ·

    We speak to Professor Roger Graef OBE about storytelling, creative freedom and the documentary he “literally fled” from.

    Interview with Roger Graef

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    Friday, November 14, 2014 ·

    GONE TOO FAR! is a light-hearted comedy and a breath of fresh air for portrayals of London’s black communities, according to Stephen Watson.

    Gone Too Far!

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  • goddess

    Thursday, November 13, 2014 ·

    Hiu Chan reviews the remastered and digitalised silent classic, THE GODDESS, which premiered this year as part of the London BFI Film Festival.

    The Goddess

  • winter2

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 ·

    A former actor turned hotelier, Aydin casts himself as a Shakespearean figure in his own life story. Rebecca Naughten reviews WINTER SLEEP.

    Winter Sleep

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Friday, September 12, 2014

The View From Our House

THE VIEW FROM OUR HOUSE is as much about what is unseen, as what is depicted, according to Hannah Clarkson.

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Friday, September 12, 2014

We Are Many

WE ARE MANY gives a new perspective on the 2003 protests, but could maybe do with a bit more balance, according to James Walpole.

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The Last Emperor 3D

THE LAST EMPEROR 3D is a worthy conversion that enhances the film thematically as well as visually, according to James Walpole.

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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Amour Fou

AMOUR FOU sends its audience into contortions with its stifling uneasiness, according to Edd Elliott.

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Monday, September 8, 2014

Short Fusion: Connection

The CONNECTIONS strand of shorts at CFF explored the links and bonds between families; strangers; the person someone was and the one they may become.

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Monday, September 8, 2014

Interview: Rowan Joffe & Steven J. Watson

Lizzie Scourfield talks to the minds behind BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP, director Rowan Joffe, and the writer of the novel, Steven J Watson.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Not-So-Silent Movies with Neil Brand

NOT-SO-SILENT MOVIES is set to release your inner child, according to James Walpole.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Berlin, Symphony of a Great City

BERLIN, SYMPHONY OF A GREAT CITY provides a poetic ode to the metropolis, according to Stephen Watson.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Mary is Happy, Mary Is Happy

A fresh take on the ‘coming of age’ teenage archetype and use of social media help MARY IS HAPPY stand out above the sea of pretentious teenage films.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

20,000 Days on Earth

You don’t have to know or even like Nick Cave’s music to be engrossed in 20,000 DAYS ON EARTH – there are simply no dull moments, writes Carya Maharja.